Hot metal in the sun:

— State by state unemployment numbers; what happened to Rhode Island?

— Free markets and government intervention.

“While progressive activists want significantly steeper progressive taxes, the Democratic donor base does not.”

— New levels of ecological doom.

— TNR fabricates pro-terrorism statement from Fatah.

— Excellent marriage equality ad from Maine.

Going to see the Breeders tonight, here’s “Saints” though obviously “Cannonball” is the classic work.